The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 30 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Perl 87 66 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.18% 4.72% 7.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.43% 7.51% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 110
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £37,490 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £50,100
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
834 879 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.81% 62.88% 62.75%
Number of salaries quoted 715 786 938
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 118 (71.95%) Python
2 92 (56.10%) Linux
3 72 (43.90%) Bash Shell
4 64 (39.02%) Java
5 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (31.10%) Degree
7 49 (29.88%) SQL
8 44 (26.83%) JavaScript
9 42 (25.61%) C++
10 41 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 39 (23.78%) C
12 37 (22.56%) DevOps
13 32 (19.51%) MySQL
14 31 (18.90%) Computer Science
15 30 (18.29%) SDLC
16 29 (17.68%) C#
16 29 (17.68%) HTML
17 27 (16.46%) Scrum
17 27 (16.46%) Open Source
18 24 (14.63%) REST
19 23 (14.02%) Web Services
20 22 (13.41%) Shell Script
20 22 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (12.80%) Puppet
22 19 (11.59%) Unix
22 19 (11.59%) HTTP
23 18 (10.98%) VMware
23 18 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
23 18 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
24 17 (10.37%) Apache

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (10.37%) Apache
2 5 (3.05%) nginx
3 4 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.44%) IIS
4 3 (1.83%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.83%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.22%) Confluence
5 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.61%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) uWSGI
6 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.66%) GitHub
4 4 (2.44%) SaaS
5 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.59%) HTTP
2 16 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.10%) DNS
4 9 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (4.88%) LDAP
5 8 (4.88%) SSL
6 7 (4.27%) BGP
6 7 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (4.27%) Firewall
7 6 (3.66%) Internet
8 5 (3.05%) Wireless
8 5 (3.05%) X.509
9 4 (2.44%) SSH
10 3 (1.83%) IMAP
10 3 (1.83%) Junos
10 3 (1.83%) SAN
10 3 (1.83%) SMTP
10 3 (1.83%) WLAN
10 3 (1.83%) WPA
11 2 (1.22%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.51%) MySQL
2 17 (10.37%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.88%) Big Data
6 7 (4.27%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.05%) Text Mining
9 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.83%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.22%) DB2
11 2 (1.22%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.61%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.05%) JIRA
5 4 (2.44%) Fiddler
5 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.44%) Subversion
6 3 (1.83%) Selenium
7 2 (1.22%) Ant
7 2 (1.22%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.22%) JUnit
7 2 (1.22%) LoadUI
7 2 (1.22%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.22%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 8 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.22%) Banking
3 2 (1.22%) Marketing
3 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.61%) Automotive
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (22.56%) Linux Engineer
1 37 (22.56%) Software Engineer
2 36 (21.95%) Developer
3 24 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (12.80%) Systems Engineer
5 20 (12.20%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.76%) Test Engineer
7 15 (9.15%) Programmer
8 14 (8.54%) Java Engineer
8 14 (8.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 13 (7.93%) Administrator
9 13 (7.93%) JavaScript Engineer
9 13 (7.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.93%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (7.32%) Software Test Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) VMware Engineer
11 11 (6.71%) Graduate
11 11 (6.71%) Python Developer
11 11 (6.71%) Python Software Engineer
12 10 (6.10%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.68%) HTML
2 24 (14.63%) REST
3 23 (14.02%) Web Services
4 17 (10.37%) CSS
4 17 (10.37%) XML
5 14 (8.54%) JSON
6 12 (7.32%) .NET
6 12 (7.32%) LAMP
7 10 (6.10%) SOAP
8 9 (5.49%) Natural Language Processing
9 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.88%) JDBC
9 8 (4.88%) JSP
10 7 (4.27%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.66%) Ajax
12 5 (3.05%) SAML
13 4 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
13 4 (2.44%) MFC
13 4 (2.44%) STL
14 3 (1.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.54%) Mathematics
4 13 (7.93%) Biology
4 13 (7.93%) Informatics
5 11 (6.71%) Algorithms
6 10 (6.10%) Physics
7 7 (4.27%) Replication
8 5 (3.05%) Clustering
8 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (3.05%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.05%) Life Science
8 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.05%) Ontologies
9 4 (2.44%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.44%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.22%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (56.10%) Linux
2 19 (11.59%) Unix
3 10 (6.10%) Windows
4 9 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.05%) CentOS
7 5 (3.05%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.83%) VMS
9 3 (1.83%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.22%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 37 (22.56%) DevOps
4 30 (18.29%) SDLC
5 27 (16.46%) Open Source
5 27 (16.46%) Scrum
6 15 (9.15%) Bioinformatics
7 14 (8.54%) Test Automation
8 13 (7.93%) Automated Testing
8 13 (7.93%) Exploratory Testing
9 12 (7.32%) Network Management
10 9 (5.49%) Computer Vision
10 9 (5.49%) Software Architecture
11 8 (4.88%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.88%) Manual Testing
11 8 (4.88%) Multithreading
12 7 (4.27%) Automation Testing
12 7 (4.27%) Full Text Search
12 7 (4.27%) OOP
12 7 (4.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (71.95%) Python
2 72 (43.90%) Bash Shell
3 64 (39.02%) Java
4 49 (29.88%) SQL
5 44 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 42 (25.61%) C++
7 39 (23.78%) C
8 29 (17.68%) C#
9 22 (13.41%) Shell Script
10 15 (9.15%) PHP
11 12 (7.32%) Ruby
12 4 (2.44%) R
13 3 (1.83%) Lua
14 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 51 (31.10%) Degree
2 3 (1.83%) CCNA
2 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.83%) JNCIA
3 2 (1.22%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.22%) PhD
3 2 (1.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.76%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 18 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.88%) NFS
3 6 (3.66%) Firmware
3 6 (3.66%) Samba
3 6 (3.66%) Shibboleth
4 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.44%) Postfix
4 4 (2.44%) Sendmail
5 3 (1.83%) Corosync
5 3 (1.83%) Docker
6 2 (1.22%) GPFS
6 2 (1.22%) PanFS
7 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.61%) iptables
7 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (12.80%) Puppet
2 16 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (9.15%) Ansible
4 8 (4.88%) Nagios
5 5 (3.05%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.83%) Pacemaker
6 3 (1.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) Kibana
8 1 (0.61%) logstash
8 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 18 (10.98%) VMware
2 12 (7.32%) Oracle
3 8 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.27%) Cisco
4 7 (4.27%) Juniper
5 4 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.22%) Apple
7 2 (1.22%) IBM
7 2 (1.22%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) Sun
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